Nicki Minaj and Drake
5.1.2017

Drake & Nicki Minaj to Perform at Billboard Music Awards

Drake and Nicki Minaj are turning the Billboard Music Awards into a Young Money affair.

On Monday (May 1), BBMA announced a portion of its performer lineup and it already includes Drizzy and Nicki. To go along with the Young Money duo, the event will also feature Bruno Mars, Camila Cabello, Ed Sheeran, John Legend, Lorde, and more.

The 6 God’s presence comes on the heels of his 22 nominations. Tied with The Chainsmokers, Drake leads all other nominees in categories including Top Artist, Top Male Artist, Top Billboard 200 Artist, Top Hot 100 Artist, and Top Songs Sales Artist.

Let's just say it's going to be a big year at the #BBMAs. Look who's performing, LIVE May 21st on @ABCnetwork.

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As if the star power wasn’t enough, Billboard promises to announce more performers in the coming weeks.

Last year’s BBMA featured performances from Ariana Grande, Madonna, Stevie Wonder, Justin Bieber, and Rihanna.

This year’s Billboard Music Awards is set to take place on May 21 on ABC.